Brassicaceae Erysimum cheiranthoides L.

Wormseed Wallflower

Chippewa - Drug, Dermatological Aid

Use documented by:
Densmore, Frances, 1928, Uses of Plants by the Chippewa Indians, SI-BAE Annual Report #44:273-379, page 350

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Scientific name: Erysimum cheiranthoides L.
USDA symbol: ERCH9 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Wormseed Wallflower
Family: Brassicaceae
Family (APG): Brassicaceae
Native American Tribe: Chippewa
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Dermatological Aid
Notes: Decoction of root applied to skin eruptions.

RECRD: 85910 id: 14317